EsselWorld, a sprawling complex on the coastal Gorai village in northwest Mumbai, India, celebrates 21 years of operation in 2011.

According to operator Pan India Paryatan, the coming year will see excitement at one of India’s premier amusement parks reach a "whole new level".

Nicknamed the ‘Island of Fun’, EsselWorld occupies over 64 acres and attracts 1.8 million visitors each year.